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Tasmania's devil of a climb: a photo essay

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

On a climbing trip in Australia - to the rock formations below Mount Wellington near Hobart - Murdo MacLeod gets more drama than he bargained for Climbing guide John Fischer
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Virgin Australia cuts 90 per cent of domestic flights, closes lounges

Virgin Australia cuts 90 per cent of domestic flights, closes lounges

3 days ago   |   Business Traveller

The Australian carrier will temporarily suspend flights to 19 Australian destinations from midnight March 27 to June 14 this year
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Flight Centre to cut 3,800 Australian jobs after airlines suspended travel amid coronavirus crisis

Flight Centre to cut 3,800 Australian jobs after airlines suspended travel amid coronavirus crisis

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Flight Centre will stand down 6,000 support and sales staff, 3,800 from Australia, as airlines across the globe suspend travel.
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James Bell Co-founder of The Turquoise Holiday Company shares his favourite places in the world

3 days ago   |   CN Traveller

The insiders' insider guides...
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Scots girl, 6, stranded in Australia after coronavirus travel chaos

Scots girl, 6, stranded in Australia after coronavirus travel chaos

3 days ago   |   Daily Record

Lilly McCallum, from Cumbernauld, was visiting Perth in Australia with her dad when their flights home were suddenly cancelled.
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Virgin Australia flight attendant's heartbreaking message as 8,000 staff are stood down

Virgin Australia flight attendant's heartbreaking message as 8,000 staff are stood down

4 days ago   |   Daily Mail

The airline company on Wednesday announced it would cut domestic travel by 90 per cent and ground 125 planes, leaving 8,000 staff members to be stood down without pay.
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Tourists try to flee Australia amid fears they'll be stuck here for MONTHS during coronavirus crisis

Tourists try to flee Australia amid fears they'll be stuck here for MONTHS during coronavirus crisis

4 days ago   |   Daily Mail

The frantic rush at Sydney Airport comes in the hours before the Australian government's 'do not travel' warning turns into a ban on overseas travel in a bid to slow the spread...
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Qantas makes historic non-stop flight from Australia's Northern Territory to London due to coronavirus

4 days ago   |   Evening Standard

Its flagship Sydney to London service usually flies via Singapore but due to travel restrictions on international journeys it was forced to find an alternative route.
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Two children from the same family are among the latest coronavirus cases in Australia 

Two children from the same family are among the latest coronavirus cases in Australia 

4 days ago   |   Daily Mail

The West Australian premier flagged banning regional travel in a bid to stop the spread of the killer virus as unprecedented queues crossed the South Australian border after...
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Australia's new travel ban explained: What the new coronavirus flight restrictions mean

Australia's new travel ban explained: What the new coronavirus flight restrictions mean

4 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Australians will be banned from travelling overseas under a further crackdown on trips as the government tries to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
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Donald Trump ‘considers' quarantine of New York but says it ‘won't be necessary'

Donald Trump ‘considers' quarantine of New York but says it ‘won't be necessary'

Coronavirus cases in the US now exceed 100,000 Donald Trump has rejected ordering a lockdown for the coronavirus hotspots of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, saying a... Read more ...

Ant and Dec will host Saturday Night Takeaway finale from their sofas due to...

Ant and Dec will host Saturday Night Takeaway finale from their sofas due to coronavirus lockdown

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TGV transforms into high-speed ambulance

TGV transforms into high-speed ambulance

One of France's high speed TGV trains is being used to relocate patients to less crowded hospitals. Read more ...

Angry local asks Snowdonia tourist ‘what the hell are you doing here' during...

Angry local asks Snowdonia tourist ‘what the hell are you doing here' during lockdown

The tourist called the police who advised him to return home Furious locals blocked a man's Range Rover on a country road after he drove all the way to Snowdonia from... Read more ...

Coronavirus UK: When will it be safe to travel again?

Coronavirus UK: When will it be safe to travel again?

Can we start planning our summer holidays? Coronavirus has most of the world grounded, with lockdowns and quarantines affecting countries from China - who have promisingly... Read more ...

NHS staff to get free bus travel in Wales

NHS staff to get free bus travel in Wales

NHS staff will be given free travel as part of a £69 million package. NHS staff will be given free travel on buses on Wales as part of a £69 million package put together to... Read more ...

Coronavirus travel: Couple trapped on boat in the Caribbean reveal...

Coronavirus travel: Couple trapped on boat in the Caribbean reveal terrifying ordeal amid COVID-19

Irish nurse Rachel Byrne and her builder boyfriend Stevie Sutton left Sydney to travel South America for six months. They were sailing from Colombia to Panama when the COVID-19... Read more ...

People are working a longer day from home

People are working a longer day from home

Data shows that people are working an extra two hours from home Read more ...

Vietnam Airlines disinfects aircraft after each flight

Vietnam Airlines disinfects aircraft after each flight

Besides disinfecting aircraft after each flight, the airline added that it will also spray disinfectant on all aircraft operated within the day once more Read more ...